Traveling to Sedona, Part 3

Around Town

As you drive around Sedona, we can assure you it will be easy to find things to do. One stunning look at the mountains, and you’ll be pulling over at every chance to grab a photo or take a hike in the red rocks. 

As a touristy town, there are several businesses ready to take you on excursions and help you see the favorite spots. So, we’ve compiled just a few of the many options you’ll likely see on your day trip through this vortex town. 

Top 3 Things to Do in Sedona

Pink Adventure Tours

You’ll see bright pink jeeps around every corner in Sedona. These iconic vehicles take you on backroad adventures in Sedona where you might not be able to drive on your own. Local tour guides will be able to point out different spots and tell stories of the land’s rich history. Plus, it’s a great photo opp with the red rocks and sporty jeep in the background.

This is an outing for the entire family. Be sure to check out their website for the latest ticketing and scheduling information. The Pink Adventure Tours offer a variety of tour options ranging from 1.5 to 10 hours, based on the level of excursion you’re looking for. Explore the Grand Canyon, Page Spring Cellars, or other scenic rims in the region. 


You can check out our last blog (link) detailing a few iconic hiking spots, but it would be crazy to not mention this as a key part of your Sedona adventure. Here is just a small list of the top-rated hikes you can discover on your trip:

  • Cathedral Rock 
  • Doe Mountain Trail
  • Fay Canyon
  • Boynton Canyon
  • Courthouse Butte Loop
  • Devil’s Bridge Trail
  • Airport Mesa Trail/Airport Loop Trail
  • Bell Rock Pathway

Be sure to purchase your Red Rock Pass, which will only be around $5 per car. This will allow you to park at a specific list of hikes needing passes. 

Helicopter Ride

It’s one thing to drive around Sedona and experience the beauty of the red rocks. It’s another thing to see it from an aerial view. You can enjoy various helicopter rides from Sedona and experience the stunning scenery from a chopper! 

  • Sedona Air Tours offers a variety of rides between 15 minutes and 35 minutes.
  • Guidance Air offers similar time frames plus a 55-minute option for an extended view of the area.

This experience will leave you speechless, and it will be a unique view to hold onto for a long time.

With so many additional options for local food, drinks, and shopping, your day will be quickly filled with all kinds of adventure when you make a pitstop in beautiful Sedona, Arizona.